is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up#Run and gun|run and gun
video game developed and released by Konami
as a arcade game|coin-operated video game
on the JAMMA
arcade platform in 1991. The game is set in the American Old West
, where the player takes control of a bounty hunter who is seeking the rewards offered for various criminals.
The coin-op version was released in two variants: a two-player version and a four-player version. Home console versions of ''Sunset Riders'' were released for the Sega Mega Drive
(Genesis) in 1992 and, heavily censored, for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System
in 1993, to a positive reception.